Articles related to Positive Intention

This page shows all Seishindo Articles related to Positive Intention by date with the latest practice at the top of the list. Click on any to read more.

  • There is no more important person to love than yourself
    March 19, 2009

    It never ceases to amaze me how easy it is for me to lose contact with the part of myself that generates my emotional experience. Does the same happen to be true for you?

  • What is your relationship to Time?
    March 19, 2009

    Have you ever thought about how your orientation to time profoundly affects the way you are in the world? What if you acted “as if” a certain task was already accomplished, rather than wishing , hoping, and praying for something to take place?

  • Some Thoughts and Ideals to Ponder
    March 18, 2009

    “The Problem” is, that you do not fully recognize the true magnificence of who you really are, and in the process of not fully recognizing your own magnificence, you will tend to devalue both yourself and others.

  • The tyranny of “What if…?”
    November 24, 2005

    What you worry about determines the course of your life. Free yourself from the tyranny of your negative “What if…” scenarios, and you will discover that you have both everything to lose, and everything to gain!

  • Have you been lucky in life?
    November 24, 2005

    Each moment in life, “lucky” or “unlucky”, is to be savored, learned from, and appreciated. Easier said than done? Read this story and it will likely give you a new perspective on your own luck.

  • Learning From Life
    November 24, 2005

    Do you ever find yourself thinking, “Life has taught me some tough lessons, and the scars do not heal easily.”? What I would like to suggest in this article is that you can learn valuable lessons from the past, rather than allowing the past to limit your future.

  • Appreciating your exceptional learning abilities
    November 17, 2005

    Every teacher, parent, and leader needs to realize that each human being has their own unique way of learning and excelling. When we lose sight of this, everyone suffers.

  • One person’s garbage can be another person’s good fortune
    November 17, 2005

    Do you ever feel somewhat depressed because your life isn’t working as you would like? Life is always presenting you with opportunities to succeed.

  • The power and beauty of an ugly duckling- What is your element?
    November 17, 2005

    How do you perceive of yourself as a person? Consider the three different and separate domains a duck inhabits, and you will come to understand what it means to be in your element.

  • Perfect Imperfections
    November 17, 2005

    Have you ever caught yourself sitting around thinking that if you were “just” a bit different when it comes to this or that, you would be so much more desirable, wealthy, or good looking? Such conversations can seem so believable while actually being so destructive.

  • Tsunami: Bringing Forth a New Wave of Hope
    November 17, 2005

    Has the huge tsunami in Japan had a similar affect on you personally, as it did on much of Asia? Has any of what you believed in been washed away, shattered, or destroyed? Has the recent tsunami scared you more or less than 9/11? Or, perhaps the recent tsunami has even led to a deepening of your ...

  • Teaching others to be kind, and positively oriented
    November 17, 2005

    In various relationships we need to learn how to join with and utilize a person’s current “bad” behavior in order to induce them to act in a more positively oriented manner. This article will teach you just such a method.

  • Wouldn’t it be great, to be as hardy as a weed?!
    November 17, 2005

    Life is always ready to teach us a special lesson of some sort or another, if only we would take the time to notice and learn. Here is what I learned from a weed-tree in my neighborhood.

  • The Web of Life
    November 17, 2005

    The web of life is always there, ready to teach us a “special” lesson of some sort or another, if only we would notice.

  • Where do “I” begin and end?
    November 17, 2005

    Today, I am inviting you to explore the boundaries of “self.” I ask you to ponder where “I” begins and ends. What is part of “me” and what is outside of “me”? Who and what is “you”? What is “us” and what is “them”?

  • A small piece of carpet can add to your self-confidence
    December 1, 2003

    Self-confidence plays an important role in determining how you perform in the world. This is true for dogs, as well as people!